Senior Solution Architect

Contract Type
Newcastle upon Tyne
Expiry Date
20/05/2022 13:54:00
DWP. Digital with Purpose. Senior Solution Architect: up to £65,000 per annum, 27+% pension and flexible working

Job Description

DWP. Digital with Purpose

Would you love the opportunity to design, develop and deliver IT products and services for DWP Digital

Are you someone with a broad range of architecture skills

What's the next step in your career? Do you want to be challenged working on critical service that aide people with disabilities & health conditions more easily apply for health-related benefits

Are you interested in an amazing pension with employer contributions of 27.9% (potentially over £16,000 a year)

Is work life balance important to you? Do you want flexible working, including flexi hours, extra days off and hybrid working (60% home working, 40% hub-based)

Does that sound like you? YES! Then click apply today, we'd love to hear from you

Delivery World-Class Products.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join DWP's Health and Disability directorate as they undertake a major digital transformation and are seeking Solution Architects with experience in delivering large and complex solutions, using a wide range of technologies.

You will be designing, overseeing IT solutions that will support Personal Independence Payments and Functional Assessments for DWP's customers.

Someone who can define the architecture, provide solution designs and advise product delivery teams.

Working with a community of architects, you will be ensuring solutions are consistent, strategic, and interoperable. Representing these solutions to the Digital Design Authority (DDA) at various stages of the product development.

Details. Wages. Perks.

You'll join our team based at our digital hub in Newcastle.

In return for your skills, we offer salary up to £65,000 per annum.

We have all the tools and tech we need to enable our people to work flexibly in a hybrid model, with home working about 60% of the time.

You'll be eligible for a brilliant civil service pension with employer contributions worth 27.9%. For a starting salary of £60,000, for example, that would mean DWP put over £16,000 in your pension pot each year.

You also get a generous leave package starting at 26 days, rising over time to 31, plus all the usual bank holidays, and the option to take extra days off on flexi leave.

We also have a broad benefits package built around your work-life balance which includes:

  • Family-friendly policies
  • Time off volunteering and charitable giving
  • Bring your authentic self to work with 'I Can Be Me in DWP'
  • Discounts and savings on shopping, fun days out and more
  • Interest-free loans to buy a bike or a season ticket
  • Sports and social activities
  • Working in an award-winning environment and culture
  • Professional development, coaching, mentoring and career progression opportunities.

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